Caregivers for adults with disabilities

08 Jul 2024
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Job description

Job Summary:

We are seeking compassionate and dedicated Caregivers to provide essential support to individuals in need. As a Caregiver, you will play a vital role in assisting clients with daily activities and ensuring their well-being. This is a rewarding opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of others.

Morning

Assist or cue clients with morning routines, breakfast and bathing

Administer medications if required and document accordingly

Assist with preparation for daily plans, activities, outings, and cleaning

Ask the client what they would like to do today

Evening

Assist with nighttime routine

Prepare dinner

Cue clients for restroom use, assist if needed

Assist client with bathing if needed

Administer medications if required and document accordingly

Cleaning

Ensure all cleaning tasks are completed daily for health and safety measures

Give clients the time to clean up after themselves after each activity

Ensure cleaning supplies are in the storage room and locked away (the door must remain locked at all times unless you are getting supplies out or putting them back in storage)

Inform manager when we are running low on supplies

Other Duties:

- Provide direct support and assistance to clients with personal care tasks, including bathing, grooming, and dressing

- Assist with medication reminders and ensure clients take their prescribed medications

- Monitor and record vital signs, such as blood pressure and temperature

- Maintain a clean and safe environment for clients

- Assist with meal preparation and feeding, adhering to any dietary restrictions or preferences

- Engage in meaningful activities with clients, such as conversation, games, or outings

- Follow HIPAA guidelines to maintain client confidentiality

- Respect and uphold resident rights and dignity at all times

- Provide care for individuals with autism or other developmental disabilities

- Assist with patient care as needed

Experience:

- Previous experience in caregiving or a related field is preferred but not required

- Familiarity with working with individuals with autism or developmental disabilities is a plus

Skills:

- Compassionate and patient demeanor

- Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with clients and their families

- Ability to provide physical assistance, including lifting and transferring clients when necessary

- Knowledge of basic caregiving techniques and practices

- Understanding of HIPAA regulations regarding client privacy and confidentiality

This is a paid position offering competitive compensation. We value our Caregivers and offer opportunities for career advancement within our organization.

If you are passionate about providing high-quality care to those in need, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your resume highlighting your relevant experience.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $18.00 - $19.00 per hour

Expected hours: 32 – 40 per week

Benefits:

Continuing education credits

Flexible schedule

Paid training

Professional development assistance

Schedule:

Day shift

Evening shift

Overnight shift

Rotating weekends

Ability to Relocate:

Newberg, OR 97132: Relocate before starting work (Preferred)

Work Location: In person

Full-time
  • ID: #52053929
  • State: Oregon Portland 97201 Portland USA
  • City: Portland
  • Salary: USD TBD TBD
  • Showed: 2024-07-08
  • Deadline: 2024-09-06
  • Category: Healthcare
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